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Public Culture (1 May 1998) 10 (2): 249–283.
Published: 01 May 1998
.... Balachandran , G. 1996 . “Religion and Nationalism in Modern India.” In Basu and Subrahmanyam, 81 -128. Balibar , Etienne . 1991 . “The Nation Form: History and Ideology.” In Balibar and Wallerstein, 86 -106. Balibar , Etienne , and Immanuel Wallerstein. 1991 . Race, Nation, Class...
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Public Culture (1 September 2006) 18 (3): 473–505.
Published: 01 September 2006
.../tehelka/Teh1.html . Barthes, Roland. [1957] 1972 . Mythologies . New York: Hill and Wang. Bayly, C. A. 1996 . Empire and information: Intelligence gathering and social communication in India, 1780-1870 . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Bhatt, Sheela. 2001. Tehelka expose: Armymen...
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Public Culture (1 January 2007) 19 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 January 2007
... India Dipesh Chakrabarty The first of the great operations of discipline is [to] . . . transform the confused, useless or dangerous multitudes into ordered multiplicities...
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Public Culture (1 January 1991) 4 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 1991
... , V. , T. Niranjana, R. Srivatsan, and S. Tharu. Blame it on the victims. Illustrated Weekly of India ( Oct. 28 - Nov. 3, 1990 ), 42 -45. Hyderabad , Ekta Report on communal violence in Hyderabad during December 1990 . Olympus 12:1 (Hyderabad; January 1991). Mulvey , L. Visual...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 117–144.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Isabel Huacuja Alonso During his decade-long (1952–62) tenure as minister of Information and Broadcasting, B. V. Keskar spearheaded ambitious reforms to the national radio network, All India Radio. Keskar filled broadcasting hours with classical music programming, inviting musicians trained at...
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Public Culture (1 January 2008) 20 (1): 143–168.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Dipesh Chakrabarty Duke University Press 2008 The Public Life of History: An Argument out of India Dipesh Chakrabarty I should explain at the outset that by the expression “public life of history,” I do not...
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Public Culture (1 January 1993) 6 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 January 1993
... Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Sangam: Signs of India Art by Nancy Sullivan Text by Arjun Appadurai Photos by Barry Pribula...
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Public Culture (1 January 1991) 4 (1): 25–41.
Published: 01 January 1991
...Pradip Krishen Copyright © 1991 by the Center For Transnational Culture Studies 1991 The growth and development of the Parallel Cinema in India, oc- cmed in the period from the end of the 1960s to the present.1 Here I focus on the process by which a small, insignificant, highbrow...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 349–376.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Rachel Dwyer While Gandhi's image is well known in India and throughout the world, mostly in photographs, chromolithographs, and newsreels, there are surprisingly few Indian films about the father of the nation and his role in the national drama, the historic struggle for independence, perhaps the...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 331–359.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Sareeta Amrute This article discusses violence against women in cars in India, including the recent high-profile Delhi rape case, arguing that these cases should be set in the context of economic liberalization. The dynamic between women and their drivers should be understood as a labor...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 261–285.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Melissa Tandiwe Myambo South Africa, China, India, and other industrializing countries are receiving increasing numbers of frontier heritage migrants—those who were raised in “First World” countries like the United States and who are now moving to their ancestral ethnic homelands. The primary aim...
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Public Culture (1 September 2016) 28 (3 (80)): 475–497.
Published: 01 September 2016
... midcentury Britain and India. What sorts of evidence were required to know that a cure was in fact a cure? How did scientists ascertain when and if a cure had failed? And what were the ethical entailments of such modes of knowing? Through this history, I suggest that cure, rather than signaling a definitive...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 333–368.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Bishnupriya Ghosh The essay analyzes a 2002 anti-Coca Cola struggle in Plachimada, a village in South India, that mushroomed into a coalition of demands on resource extraction, health, and regulated foreign investments by 2004. The primary focus is on the expressive play with symbols necessary for...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 285–297.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Isabel Hofmeyr Gandhi's Hind Swaraj is a seminal text setting out the Mahatma's key ideas on nonviolence and civil disobedience. The book takes the form of a dialogue between a Reader and an Editor discussing questions of how British India should best obtain home rule. Most scholarship on the book...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 377–394.
Published: 01 May 2011
... relation to the rise of Hindu fundamentalist politics in contemporary India, the article then proposes the ways in which the possibility of a Gandhian modern aesthetic has been increasingly submerged in the broader politics of constructing a universalist, Hindu modern political aesthetic. Finally, turning...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 277–282.
Published: 01 May 2018
... tuberculosis in India, he identifies the consequences of a widely shared investment in cure’s finality—what he calls, after Mircea Eliade, a vision of “radical cure.” Such an investment threatens to foreclose our recognition of the limits of cure, as well as curtail our willingness to conceive of other...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 275–288.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ajantha Subramanian From 1951 to 2008, India moved toward an embrace of caste quotas, or reservations, as a necessary mechanism of recompense and redistribution. At the same time, the focus on the appropriate criteria for determining “backwardness” left largely unaddressed the social bases of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 321–330.
Published: 01 May 2011
...  Ricardo Rangel, “Start of the collapse of the Portuguese colonial empire, 1961. Placard in Lourenço Marques indicating the annexation of Goa by India” (photographer’s caption, translation from the Portuguese). Reprinted by permission from the Centro de Documentação e Formação Fotográfica. Maputo...
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Public Culture (1 January 1989) 2 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 January 1989
... also an important social and political - and, of course, literary - force within India. One index of this is the sensitivity the State and the Indian political class has shown towards the writers of the diaspora: witness the violence of the State's response to the work of both V. S. Naipaul...
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Public Culture (1 January 1988) 1 (1): 93–94.
Published: 01 January 1988
..., Jeevanahalli, Cox Town, Bangalore 560 005. India. Paul Gonsalves, Editor. Institute of Economic Growth, University Enclave, Delhi 7, India. International Association of Scholarly Publishers, Edvard Aslaksen, President, Univer- sitetsforlaget, Box 295'9Toyen, 0608 Oslo 6, Norway...